The intent of this course is to provide the fundamental quantitative knowledge necessary for professionals to utilize the results of analyses to enhance the decision-making process.
What you can learn.
- Learn applications for the analysis and decision-making aspects of daily business problems
- Understand statistics principles such as descriptive statistics, probability distributions, sampling techniques, inferential statistics, and more
- Enhance your understanding of quantitative techniques applicable to an MBA program or UCLA Extension’s Certificate program
About this course:This course explores the elements of probability, probability distributions, estimation and confidence intervals, tests of significance and hypotheses, linear regression and correlation, time-series analysis, and principles of index numbers. Additionally, the course covers applications to the analysis and decision-making aspects of daily business problems. Transferable for UC credit.
It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Business Statistics.
Winter 2020 Schedule
These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.
These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.